Unformatted text preview: 14. What is a nosocomial infection? Give examples 15. What factors increase the risk of nosocomial infections? 16. What are the two most common body sites for nosocomial infections? 17. What public health measures are used to prevent diseases? 18. Are people in Africa or America more likely to die of infectious diseases? Why? 19. What is the leading cause of death in America? 20. What are emergent and a reemerging diseases? Give examples. 21. What are biological weapons? Which organisms could be used? 22. What are the three type of anthrax? How do you acquire each and why does it kill you? What organism causes anthrax? What type of bacteria is this and why would it make a good weapon?...
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- Spring '11